Washington Square is the heart of downtown with some of the oldest businesses in Lansing. Plenty of restaurants, bars, shopping, LCC, Davenport and Cooley Colleges.
The Stadium District is about entertainment. New restaurants and breweries are opening up all the time. Catch a game and then dinner and drinks with many options.
Old Town is the creative capital of Lansing. Home to many galleries, designers and some of the best and most eclectic dining options in the area. Home to several festivals as well.
REO Town has been on the rise for a few years now and is really coming alive. The Robin Theater is a great place to catch a show and follow it up with a trip to the REO Town Pub.
The Michigan Ave Corridor is the lifeline of Lansing. Stretching from the Capitol to MSU, you can find just about everything on Michigan Ave.
The East Side has some wonderful eclectic shops and restaurants as well as staples like the Green Door and the Avenue Cafe.